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How can overgrazing be prevented?
he easiest ways to prevent overgrazing are to decrease the number of animals or increase the amount of paddocks. [ You can rotate the fields in which the animals graze to give the plants ample time to regenerate. ]
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Briefly describe each one of the three major practices that expose soil to erosion.
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